In this DevCast we are discussing the architectural style of Microservices with Sam Vanhoutte. Microsoft is working on guidance and other support for this style of application building with a marketplace, fundamental workflow composition support, identity management and other useful assistance when utilizing the power of Microservices. This is not specifically a new Azure Service but rather a style which has sprung up lately stemming from an article by Martin Fowler and James Lewis.

[We had some problems with this skype recording, so we have a glitch in the middle of it.]

LINKS

You can read more on this thing here:

– Sams blog post: http://www.codit.eu/blog/2014/12/03/azure-biztalk-microservices-initial-thoughts/

– Mary Jo Foley (referring to Mark Russinovich as well): http://www.zdnet.com/article/microsofts-microservices-vision-for-azure-starts-taking-shape/

– Quicklearn : some important things: http://www.quicklearn.com/blog/2014/12/05/integrate-2014-final-thoughts/

– Integration 2014 recap by Kent Weare (MVP): http://kentweare.blogspot.ca/2014/12/integrate-2014-recap.html